Gloucestershire

Solihull couple die in Stow-on-the-Wold crash

A couple has been killed in a head-on crash near Stow-on-the-Wold in the Cotswolds.

Their Volkswagen Golf was in collision with a lorry on the A424 Stow to Burford road just after 1600 BST on Wednesday.

The car driver, a 65-year-old man from Solihull and a woman, 63, believed to be his wife, died at the scene.

The 38-year-old lorry driver - from Evesham - suffered minor injuries to his leg and hand.

The road was closed for several hours while the emergency services worked at the scene.

Gloucestershire Police are appealing to the public for any information that could help their investigation.

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